The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multimedia
Rank 71 66 76
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.32% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the General category 0.85% 0.36% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £360 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
- -57.89%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

General Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
352 277 407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 37.57% 31.44% 43.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 93 163
Average daily rate £388 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 13
Average hourly rate £14.00 £19.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% -37.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Multimedia across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Multimedia
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Multimedia across the Reading region.

Multimedia Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Multimedia
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Multimedia across the Reading region.

Multimedia Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Multimedia also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Multimedia.

1 3 (60.00%) CRM
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
1 3 (60.00%) eTOM
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Sybase
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) GGSN
3 1 (20.00%) SGSN
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) MGW
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (20.00%) Windows NT
3 1 (20.00%) ATM
3 1 (20.00%) Broadband
3 1 (20.00%) CDMA
3 1 (20.00%) GPRS
3 1 (20.00%) GSM
3 1 (20.00%) ISDN
3 1 (20.00%) PSTN
3 1 (20.00%) 3GPP

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Multimedia also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Multimedia. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) ATM
1 1 (20.00%) Broadband
1 1 (20.00%) CDMA
1 1 (20.00%) GPRS
1 1 (20.00%) GSM
1 1 (20.00%) ISDN
1 1 (20.00%) PSTN
1 1 (20.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (20.00%) UMTS
1 1 (20.00%) WCDMA
1 1 (20.00%) Megaco
1 1 (20.00%) ISUP
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) GGSN
1 1 (20.00%) SGSN
1 1 (20.00%) MGW
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) CS Core Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) ICT Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (20.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) CRM
1 3 (60.00%) eTOM
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Sybase
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft